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National NHD Contest Information

We are excited to be back to an in-person national contest this year for the first time since 2019!  First and second place entries from our state contest held on April 5 advance to the national contest, while third place entries serve as alternates.  Here is some more information about the 2023 contest:

  • Date: June 11-15, 2023
  • Location: University of Maryland, College Park MD
  • Registration Opens: April 12, 2023 at 12 PM ET
  • Registration Closes: May 16, 2023 at 11:59 PM ET

More information about the contest, how to register, and what to expect can be found at